Bug#944481: exim4: [Dummy bug] Enforce longer testing period for new upstream

Andreas Metzler ametzler at bebt.de
Sun Nov 10 17:10:26 GMT 2019

Source: exim4
Version: 4.93~RC2-1
Severity: serious

One of 4.93's changes

| JH/32 Introduce a general tainting mechanism for values read from the
|       input channel, and values derived from them. Refuse to expand any
|       tainted values, to catch one form of exploit.

has a relatively high potential for breaking stuff. Let's give this
version some additional time for testing sid and delay migration to

cu Andreas

`What a good friend you are to him, Dr. Maturin. His other friends are
so grateful to you.'
`I sew his ears on from time to time, sure'

More information about the Pkg-exim4-maintainers mailing list